Jersey City, NJ – Man Killed in Firework Accident on Fremont St
Jersey City, NJ (July 8, 2020) – On the Fourth of July, Saturday, a 33-year-old man was killed in a firework accident in Jersey City. Authorities were called to the site of the accident at the 84 block of Fremont Street. According to local reports, a man was injured after a firework exploded into his chest at around 1 a.m.
The injured party was transported to Jersey City Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. The man was later pronounced dead.
The incident is currently under investigation. No further details are available at this time.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
New Jersey Explosion Injuries
In 2017, eight people were reportedly killed in firework accidents across the country. A total of 12,000 people suffered injuries in firework-related accidents. Of those injured, 50% were young adults under 20 years of age.
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